Linux Administrator

At Beiersdorf, we want to help people feel good about their skin – and our commitment goes far beyond caring for skin. For 140 years, we have developed innovative skin and body care products for well-known brands such as NIVEA, Eucerin, La Prairie, Hansaplast, and Labello. We act according to our purpose, WE CARE BEYOND SKIN, and take responsibility for our consumers, our employees, the environment and society. 

Behind every brand, every product and every accomplishment are our more than 20,000 employees. It is for them that we live an inclusive culture of respect and trust that is strongly aligned with our values – CARE, COURAGE, SIMPLICITY and TRUST. We also embrace diversity by valuing the uniqueness of each individual and being committed to equal opportunities for all.

Your Tasks

You will be involved in supporting the Linux OS area, regarding operations, designing and implementing Linux projects, and service developments. This includes following ITIL processes, optimize continuously the Linux OS platform, consult in customer projects, as well as creating automation scripts to streamline daily operations as much as possible.

  • Administration and Operation of Linux OS (SLES, Ubuntu, RHEL), SUSE Manager, and Ansible Automations: Oversee the administration and operation of Linux operating systems via SUSE Manager and Ansible Automations for efficient system management.
  • Strategic development for system enhancements and customer projects: Analyze internal customer requirements, devise strategies for the evolution of existing systems, and guide the alignment of new projects.
  • Development of Data Protection and Security Concepts: Create and maintain data protection and security concepts to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of systems and data.
  • Advancement of Process Automations via Ansible or Terraform: Contribute to the ongoing development of process automations using Ansible or Terraform, enhancing overall operational efficiency and end-to-end automations.
  • Incident, Problem, and Change Management (2nd-Level-Service): Independently execute, monitor, and manage Incident, Problem, and Change Management processes at a 2nd-level service level to ensure system stability.

Your Profile

  • Bachelor's degree in an IT-related field of study, an apprenticeship in an IT profession, or relevant work experience.
  • Fluency in English (both verbal and written).
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience as a Linux system administrator.
  • Develop and implement data protection and security concepts.
  • Administer and operate SLES, Ubuntu, RHEL, SUSE Manager, and Ansible automations.
  • Creation and maintenance of technical documentation.
  • In-depth knowledge of server administration for Linux operating systems (SLES, Ubuntu, RHEL).
  • Proficiency in automated system deployment using Terraform.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Azure.
  • Analyze requirements from internal departments, formulate strategies for the enhancement of existing systems, and align with new projects.
  • Passion for automation and willingness to share knowledge and best practices with colleagues.

Additional information

At Beiersdorf, we embrace Diversity and aim to provide equal opportunities to all of our applicants – regardless of e.g. gender, sexual identity, nationality, ethnicity, religion or ideology, disability or age. We would therefore kindly ask you to include only information and data in your documents which are relevant for the assessment of your application (e.g. curriculum vitae with relevant references and certificates). For instance, please feel free to upload your CV without a picture.

Job Details

Contract Type:
Unlimited / Full-Time
Job Start Date:
Country / City:
Mexico / Ciudad de Mexico
0360 BSS Mexico
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